Crossword

2352: Upright Characters

31 March 2018 8:00 am

Of the unclued entries, three combine to form a phrase (five words) describing three more (four foreign-language words). The remaining…

2351: Triplets

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Unclued lights form three sets of three, each set related in a different way to a theme-word which is hidden…

2350: Pieces

17 March 2018 9:00 am

The unclued lights, (two of two words), individually or as a pair, are of a kind and can be resolved…

2349: Novel

10 March 2018 9:00 am

Clockwise round the grid from 3 run the names (7,4,5,6,8,8,5,6) of four characters in a novel followed by the initials…

2348: It’s a trap

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Clues are given according to alphabetical order of their answers. Each of thirty-two clues comprises a definition part and a…

2347: Capital letters

24 February 2018 9:00 am

Each of the eight unclued lights is a series of letters in alphabetical order which can be formed into eight…

2346: The name of the game

17 February 2018 9:00 am

The unclued entries (two hyphened) are all synonyms. Each of five clues contains a word that must be removed to…

Counterclaim

10 February 2018 9:00 am

The first line of a 4 (two words) consists of 7A and the puzzle’s 3 41; the second line is…

2344: I’m away

3 February 2018 9:00 am

A word suggested by the title can either precede or follow each of the unclued lights to form phrases listed…

2343: Rats!

27 January 2018 9:00 am

Round the perimeter clockwise is a 14-word quotation in ODQ, with its first word represented by a number in the…

2342: Decorative

20 January 2018 9:00 am

Two unclued lights are terms for the same style. One, consisting of two words, forms a cryptic indication of each…

2341: Durum, Durum

13 January 2018 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words) are of a kind.   Across   1    Confines at convenience stores (5)…

2340: Booboos

6 January 2018 9:00 am

3 1A (eight words in total, one apostrophe) and 41 23 32 36 (seven words, including two accents) give two…

2339: Interesting

9 December 2017 9:00 am

Cryptic indications in four clues are incomplete; in each case, the part not indicated is supplied by a 1D (two…

2338: Fone

2 December 2017 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words) are of a kind. Elsewhere, ignore three accents. Across 1    Unethical point of…

2337: Millefeuille

25 November 2017 9:00 am

Unclued lights are connected to a theme word (which does not appear), three in each of three different senses. Two…

2336: Irrelevant

18 November 2017 9:00 am

Each of four unclued lights is the result of an action that may be described as 7 (hyphened), a definition…

2235: Chippy

11 November 2017 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words — ignore its accent) are of a kind.   Across 1    I’m the…

2334: Sweet variations

4 November 2017 9:00 am

5 (hyphened) and 14 are types of 37. Remaining unclued lights are other types of 37, given in a form…

2333: Unchangeable

28 October 2017 9:00 am

One unclued light is a three-word phrase indicating the way in which each of the answers to clues in italics…

2332: Glad all over

21 October 2017 9:00 am

The unclued lights (one of two words and one hyphened) when preceded by a five–letter word are phrases listed in…

2331: Anagrams

14 October 2017 9:00 am

Unclued lights suggest nine different words, each made up of the same five letters. These letters will appear in the…

2330: Image

7 October 2017 9:00 am

10 5/9/34/30D/7/35/4/1D is a poem quoted in full in ODQ. The author’s surname (and indeed first name) appears at 26.…

2329: Places to eat

30 September 2017 9:00 am

The unclued lights, when paired, are of a kind, the first word in each pair being thematic. Two of the…

2328: Second coming

23 September 2017 9:00 am

6A and 42 (whose unchecked letters give IDEA) combine to suggest the title of a novel. Remaining unclued lights give…